KEY INDICATORS

•   The total exports of goods and services in Q1 2018 increased by 11.3% Y-o-Y, of which manufactured goods saw 7.7% growth.

•   Net flows of Foreign Direct Investment to the manufacturing sector in Q1 2018 increased by 74% Y-o-Y compared to Q1 2017.

•   SILP sales in Q1 2018 were 119 rai (47 acres or 19 hectares), decreasing by -82.2%.

•   The total supply of Ready Built Factories (RBFs) in Q1 2018 remained at 2,357,000 sq.m. The vacancy rate dropped from 29.6% in the previous quarter to 29.1%.

•   The total supply of Modern Logistics Properties (MLPs) in Q1 2018 was 3,426,000 sq.m., an increase of 16.0% Y-o-Y. The net new take up in Q1 2018 was 32,800 sq. m.